Part of speech:
Anything that promotes growth, development, or good health
(Uncountable, figuratively) Anything intended to supply energy or nourishment of an entity or idea.
Contributing to health or growth; nutritious
(Informal, Dial.) Articles of food, esp. when prepared for use
The fostering or overseeing of the development of something:
Providing nourishment; nourishing.
Something that nourishes; food.
(In the plural) The Collationes Patrum in Scetica Eremo Commorantium by John Cassian, an important ecclesiastical work. (Now usually with capital initial.) [from 13th c.]
A search for food or provisions
Anything that nourishes; nourishment; food
Bland intellectual fare; an undemanding diet of words.
Financial or other help.
Something that sustains something else; essential support:
The state of being starved
Deprivation is defined as the state of having something withheld from the enjoyment or possession of someone.
Food in general, regarded as necessary for sustaining life:
A program or plan consisting of a special or limited selection of food and drink and designed to promote health or a gain or loss of weight; specif., such a program or plan designed to promote weight loss
The usual kind of diet
Material lacking real value or substance:
Provision is defined as a supply of something or to the act of providing a supply of something.
The definition of a chow is a breed of Chinese dog, a chow chow, with a thick coat and a black tongue.
That which sustains the mind or spirit
The short, fat, wormlike larva of certain insects, esp. of a beetle
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